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Murray Langston

Murray Langston was born in 1945 in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. He is an actor and writer, known for The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (1971), The Unknown Comedy Show (1987) and Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002). See full bio »
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 2014/IV Dinner (Short)
 2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
Actual Unknown Comic
 2001 Gong Show 25th Gong-iversary (TV Movie)
Unknown Comic
 1998 Urban Legends
The Unknown Comic / Skit characters (uncredited)
 1998 Border to Border
Roulette Dealer
 1994 Double Blast (Video)
 1993 Breakfast of Aliens
Unknown Comic
 1990 Diggin' Up Business
 1990/I Wishful Thinking
 1990 Repossessed
Man in Car
 1989 Up Your Alley
 1987 Smart Alex
 1985 Stitches
 1985 The Bob Monkhouse Show (TV Series)
The Unknown Comic
- Episode #2.1 (1985) ... The Unknown Comic
 1984 Uncensored (Video)
Skit characters
 1984 Night Patrol
Officer Melvin White / The Unknown Comic
 1983 The Sex and Violence Family Hour (Video)
The Unknown Comic / Various Personalities
 1983 The Being
 1980 The Gong Show Movie
The Unknown Comic
 1979 Skatetown, U.S.A.
The Drunk
 1978 Everyday (TV Series)
 1971-1972 The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #2.13 (1972) ... Various Characters
- Episode #2.12 (1972) ... Various Characters
- Episode #2.11 (1972) ... Various Characters
- Episode #2.10 (1972) ... Various Characters
- Episode #2.9 (1972) ... Various Characters
Show Show Writer (3 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (25 credits)

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Does comedy act as "The Unknown Comic" with a paper bag over his head. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Unknown Comic | The Unknown Comic

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Also famous for portraying the character "the Unknown Comic". See more »


Wears a paper sack on his head, plaid jacket and white bucks during his stand up act.


The Unknown Comic

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